Local first responders ‘answering the call’ to donate blood

Published: Dec. 15, 2021 at 12:13 PM EST
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) - Local law enforcement, firefighters, and EMS are duking it out for the 27th annual Battle of the Badges competition through the American Red Cross. The friendly competition runs from December 15th - 20th.

Battle of the Badges 2021 group
Battle of the Badges 2021 group(WPTA)

The Red Cross continues to face historic low blood supply levels and they are urging you to book an appointment and donate. When you donate blood at the Red Cross location off California Road, you can vote for who you want to support: team police/ highway patrol OR team firefighters/ EMS.

To book an appointment to donate, head over to RedCrossBlood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).

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